Photographer, Kareem Black and I were back at it on Sunday shooting behind the scenes of SummerSlam at the Barclays Center. One year ago, we started this bts project together going to the biggest events and even a non-televised event to capture a unique look at the shows. The crowd at this year’s SummerSlam was intense and the matches were big. In addition to the gallery, we put together a highly successful Instagram Story.
Here are a few of my favorite shots. See the entire gallery HERE.

Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose win the tag Team Titles.

John Cena and Nikki Bella share a sweet moment after his match.

Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman prep for possibly Brock’s last match.

Roman Reigns prays before his 4-way match with Brock Lesnar, Samoa Joe and Braun Strowman.

Paul Heyman, Brock Lesnar and Samoa Joe make there way through Gorilla.

The tension and suspense in the Barclays Center was incredible.

Brock was taken out on a stretcher, but ultimately came back to win.

Shinsuke Nakamura in the training room before his match.

Jinder Mahal gets a shave before his match.


New Day is ready to defend the Tag Team Titles.

Shawn Michaels (left) telling stories about getting dressed up as the KFC Colonel.

Neville takes back the Cruiserweight Title.

Finn Bálor looks directly at Kareem during his entrance.

One of the most exciting entrances.

Step behind the curtain at #SummerSlam in our @instagram Story! @wwerollins

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